HR Advisor - 3 Month Contract

HR Advisor - 3 Month Contract

Job Title: HR Advisor - 3 Month Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Uppingham, Rutland
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 896644
Contact Name: Ben Young
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

We have a great opportunity for an experienced HR Generalist to start immediately. The successful candidate will have a positive and enthusiastic approach to their role and will be able to work with minimal supervision to deal with complex HR generalist tasks. The ideal person will have experience gained from the education sector, although other sectors will be considered.

This is a fixed term contract until the end of December 2017, due to the urgency of the position, the candidate will be immediately available.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Handling a wide range of HR issues including recruitment processes
  • Offering support, advice and guidance to managers and staff
  • Supporting the HR Manager with confidential cases, aiding in the smooth running and completion of them
  • Involvement with normal employee relations case work, for example, long term sickness, capability, grievances etc.
  • Involvement in health and safety forums and HR projects
  • Involvement in the company's employee engagement processes
  • Drafting of letters and documents that would be sent out to employees

Skills and experience required:

  • Previous HR advisory experience, demonstrating an elevated level of ability
  • Strong employment law knowledge
  • Strong knowledge in management of absence cases
  • A high level of confidentiality, tact and diplomacy
  • The ability to build relationships quickly
  • The ability to be a team player
  • Strong influencing/ persuading skills
  • Ability to suggest ideas and introduce changes
  • The ability to be flexible and adaptable
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Full clean driving licence

Hours of work:

  • 35 hours per week, Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm